Denoting a type of knitwear with traditional patterns, typically involving a raised cable stitch and large diamond designs.
More example sentences
- The group enjoyed browsing among the many shops with traditional Aran knitwear, pottery and other souvenirs on sale.
- The countryside was a major theme with rustic cord jodhpurs, pedal pushers with buttons at the knee, checked shirts and Aran sweaters.
- The traditional consumer market for Waterford Crystal, Claddagh rings, Aran knitwear and Connemara marble rosary beads continues to thrive and is worth €120 million a year.
1960s: from the Aran Islands.
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